Design & Construction
Robert Piazza is Vice President, Design & Construction, Northeast Development, for Rockefeller Group. He is based in the company’s headquarters office at 1221 Avenue of the Americas in Rockefeller Center. He was previously first vice president for Equity Residential in Manhattan.
Mr. Piazza has more than 30 years of experience in New York City residential development, having completed more than 1,500 apartment units across five projects, including the 42-story 400 Park Avenue South and 500 W 23rd St., a luxury rental property adjacent to the High Line.
Prior to Equity Residential, he was a senior vice president for Bovis Lend Lease, where he oversaw the completion of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel at the Time Warner Center and the Gramercy Park Hotel and Condominiums, among other projects. He was also Director of Construction for Ian Schrager Company. He is a graduate of Fairfield University and is an active member of both the Real Estate Board of New York and the New York Building Congress.